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New Study Suggests Diet May Affect Response To Cancer Immunotherapy Drugs

Could something as simple as diet and fiber intake affect whether cancer patients respond to immunotherapy drugs or not?  Photo credit: Getty royalty-freeGetty People with a type of skin cancer who consumed a high-fiber diet responded better to immunotherapy treatment, according to data presented at a media preview of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)… Read More »

Animal Study Suggests Ritalin Won't Harm the Heart

Print this page WEDNESDAY, Jan. 9, 2019 — Ritalin, a widely used stimulant drug to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), likely poses no risk of heart damage in children, new research in monkeys suggests. The findings are “very reassuring,” said the study’s principal investigator, Dr. Steven Lipshultz. Each year, more than 1.8 million children in the… Read More »